| Sep 8, 2012
| 10:52 AM
A Gary, Ind. man and a Southwest Side teen were killed and at least six other people wounded in attacks across the city Friday night into Saturday morning, according to police.
The latest homicide happened about 5:40 a.m. Saturday in the 11600 block of...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 6:10 PM
IPL workers volunteered Friday to rehabilitate a popular Indianapolis park.
About 400 employees volunteered their time at Garfield Park. They painted, planted trees, and even changed lights in the scoreboard at the Burrello Family Center.
| Jun 2, 2012
| 3:47 PM
Guns are sometimes recovered during traffic stops but officers got a surprise this week when a 3-year-old girl was found holding a gun in the back seat of a car in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.
After ordering a passenger to step out of a car, an...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 10:59 AM
Officers were surprised last week when they made a routine traffic stop and found a 3-year-old girl in the back seat holding a loaded gun.
Ninteen-year-old Queshawn King, of the 3300 block of West Monroe Street, was arrested after police pulled a car...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 10:30 AM
First published on Nov. 27, 2011. Revised and expanded in early 2012.
It's 1922, and nothing much is up in Pasadena. Not among the orange groves, not along the leafy streets. Just as the little old ladies like it.
But wait. Down in the Arroyo Seco, a...
| Jun 10, 2012
| 8:15 PM
Another weekend of shootings in Chicago had claimed six lives and wounded dozens more as of Sunday evening, police said. The shootings occurred from late Friday afternoon through Sunday across the city. About 40 people suffered non-fatal gunshot wounds in...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 10:42 AM
Police are asking for help finding a car that struck and critically injured a woman in the West Garfield Park neighborhood Thursday evening and then fled the scene.
The victim was taken to John H. Stroger Hospitalin serious condition from the accident...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 5:29 AM
A 19-year-old man was killed in the Far North Side neighborhood of Margate Park and eight others were wounded across the city Sunday night through Monday morning, authorities say.
The overnight violence raised the weekend toll to 7 fatal shootings and...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 4:13 AM
The Grand Rapids Public Schools Nutrition Services Department will sponsor the United States Department of Agriculture-funded Summer Meals program throughout Grand Rapids, starting Monday.
The program provides lunch for kids ages 18 and younger for free....
| Jun 21, 2012
| 6:43 PM
Dozens of children became sick and several were transported to the hospital Thursday following a chemical reaction at the Garfield Park pool on the south side.
Authorities said eight children were transported by emergency personnel to Riley Children&...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 5:37 PM
A man and a woman were shot in the West Garfield Park neighborhood this afternoon, police said.
The 29-year-old man and 35-year-old woman were shot in the 100 block of South Kildare Avenue about 3:15 p.m., said Chicago Police News Affairs Officer...